How Do You Spell SURLY?

Correct spelling for the English word "surly" is [s_ˈɜː_l_ɪ], [sˈɜːlɪ], [sˈɜːlɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for SURLY

Below is the list of 366 misspellings for the word "surly". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for SURLY

  1. Ah returned Joe with surly sarcasm uncommon 'andsome - "North, South and Over the Sea" by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  2. James Hutchings' surly face was transformed - "The Loudwater Mystery" by Edgar Jepson
  3. He spoke in a dogged half surly tone - "The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories" by Ethel M. Dell
  4. I muttered something surly in his dialect and a hand reassuringly human closed on my elbow - "The Door Through Space" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  5. About nine o'clock Jane Braithwaite paid me a surly visit in half an hour she was back with tea and toast and an altered mien - "Dead Men Tell No Tales" by E. W. Hornung